In this volume of the popular Book of Black Heroes series, readers will learn about the many contributions Black men and women have made in the areas of science, medicine and creative invention. Short entry biological sketches herald the ground breaking work of well-known Black heroes such as scientist, George Washington Carver and surgeon, Dr. Daniel Hale Williams, and introduce the trailblazing accomplishments of other Black heroes such as inventor Lewis Latimer and Halle Johnson.
Age Range: 10 - 13 years
Grade Level: 5 - 8
Series: Book Of Black Heroes
Paperback: 70 pages
Publisher: Just Us Books; 1st edition (January 2003)
Product Dimensions: 8.5 x 0.2 x 11 inches
Shipping Weight: 8.6 ounces